Help for Fort McMurray

Our thoughts are with our friends and families in Fort McMurray, Alberta

If you are a Nova Scotian in Alberta

If your loved ones are in Alberta

  • Phone 211 to help co-ordinate support

Student Loan Relief for Fort McMurray

Nova Scotia student loan borrowers who live in Fort McMurray will not have to make payments on their provincial student loans for six months. Those with Fort McMurray addresses already on file will automatically have their loan payments suspended.

Contact Nova Scotia Student Assistance 1-800-565-8420.

How to donate

Those who wish to help are encouraged to donate to the Canadian Red Cross. They are accepting donations via phone, online or by text message.

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